John and Balinda Ferree papers

University Archives #UA90-20
Physical description
0.5 Cubic Feet
Preferred Citation
[Item description].  John and Balinda Ferree papers.  UA90-20, Box [number].  University Archives, East Carolina University, Greenville, NC.
East Carolina University Archives
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Collection contains news release teletypes related to the assasination of President John F. Kennedy and the arrest of Lee Harvey Oswald.

Biographical/historical information

President John F. Kennedy visited East Carolina College during his 1960 campaign. He was assassinated in Dallas, Texas in November 1963 by Lee Harvey Oswald. He was succeeded as President by Lyndon B. Johnson.

Scope and arrangement

Collection contains teletype press releases related to events surrounding the assassination of President John F. Kennedy in Dallas, Texas in November, 1963. Also included are news releases associated with the actions of Vice-President Lyndon B. Johnson, the search, capture, and assassination of Lee Harvey Oswald, and details of the funeral arrangements and condolences from world leaders.

Administrative information
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Container list
Box 1 JFK Assassination Teletype, 1963
Box 1 JFK Assassination Teletype, 1963
Box 1 JFK Assassination Teletype, 1963
Box 1 LBJ Related Teletype, 1963
Box 1 Lee Harvey Oswald Material, 1963
Box 1 JFK Funeral Coverage, 1963